Connie Lemon was appointed Executive Director of Hospice of Kankakee Valley in July, 2015. Ms. Lemon joined HKV in 2012 as Director of Nursing.
She has over 30 years of executive leadership in the home health and hospice industries. She has her AD in Nursing, Magna Cum Laude, from Black Hawk College, Moline, IL, and a bachelor’s degree in health care administration degree from St. Joseph’s College, Standish, Maine.
She is certified in hospice and palliative nursing. Ms. Lemon is involved with the Hospice Section of the Illinois Home Care and Hospice Association, Women in Networking, serves on the Joint Nursing Advisory Board for Kankakee Community College Nursing Program, and Member of KCC Foundation’s Women’s Giving Circle Council.